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Ikeja Electric Bags International Certification For ISO 9001 And OHSAS 18001     Ikeja Electric Apologizes For Continued Outage |     Ikeja Electric Organizes Safety Engagement Program For Licensed Electrical Contractors Association Of Nigeria (LECAN) |    Ikeja Electric To Commence Complete Rehabilitation Of Maryland Injection Substation |    Ikeja Electric Unveils Anniversary Rewards For Loyal Customers |    Ikeja Electric Commences Customer Data Capture Exercise |    Energy4Life: Ikeja Electric's 4th Anniversary Loyalty Reward Scheme |    Speech Delivered At Official MoU Signing Ceremony Between Ikeja Electric And Mojec International Ltd |    Crowd Throngs Ikeja Electric's Medical Outreach |    Planned TCN Upgrade Of Ejigbo And Alimosho Power Transformers |    Ikeja Electric, XT Monitor Organises Medical Outreach For Lagos Communities    Customers To Enjoy More Power Supply As IE Upgrades Ogudu Injection Substation |    Two Jailed For Vandalizing Ikeja Electric Equipment |    Ikeja Electric Promotes 97 Employees |    NSCDC Arrests Two For Vandalising Ikeja Electric Cable |    Ikeja Electric Restores Power To Lagos Community Following Equipment Vandalism |    Ikeja Electric Introduces Young Engineers' Programme |    We’re still providing meters to customers |    Ikeja Electric Launches Whistle-Blowing Platform |    Vandals Arrested, Remanded In Kirikiri Prisons |    Ikeja Electric Cautions Residents Against Activities Under Power Lines |    Ikeja Electric Adds 15MVA Injection Capacity To Her Network |    Non-Energy Bill Payment Now Available On QuickTeller |    Court Jails Man for Vandalizing IE Assets |    More UBA Branches Partner With Ikeja Electric |    Ikeja Electric Commissions Two New Injection Substations |

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Ikeja Electric Bags International Certification For ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001

PRESS STATEMENT
Lagos, 22nd November, 2017: Ikeja Electric Plc, Nigeria’s largest electricity distribution company has bagged the ISO 9001 & OHSAS 18001 International Certification, as a mark of its commitment to safety, quality management of materials and resources.

Speaking on the certification, the Company’s Head of Corporate Communications, Felix Ofulue, explained that with this achievement, Ikeja Electric Plc becomes the first and only company in the Power Sector to receive this highly-prized OHSAS 18001 Certification; an attestation to our dedication and passion for sustainable safety culture and excellence. Saying that with the ISO 9001 certification, the company is also the first Electricity Distribution Company to set up Business Improvement Models with customer focus in Nigeria, in line with international best practices. (more…)

Ikeja Electric Apologizes For Continued Outage

Ikeja Electric wishes to sincerely apologise for the prolonged outage you have been experiencing, following the rehabilitation of the Maryland Injection Substation, which supplies power to the area. The rehabilitation exercise, which was done in order to improve power supply, took place between November 3rd and 8th, and supply was gradually restored to some of the affected areas within 48 hours.

However, out of the 9 Feeders attached to the station, only 6 have been restored so far while Sylvia, Ikosi and Demurin are still pending due to unforeseen technical difficulties.

We wish to assure our customers living in the listed areas that our technical teams are working assiduously to restore supply within the next twenty four hours. We thank you for your understanding during this period and remain committed to delivering quality service to you.

Ikeja Electric Organizes Safety Engagement Session For Licensed Electrical Contractors Association Of Nigeria (LECAN)

Ikeja Electric, Nigeria’s largest electricity distribution company, has organized a Contractors’ Safety Engagement session for members of the Licensed Electrical Contractors of Nigeria (LECAN), Alimosho, Oshodi-Isolo and Ikotun-Egbe Chapters.

The training, aimed at enlightening, engaging and informing the contractors on the best industry safety standards, is an ongoing strategy designed to reduce the number of third party accidents witnessed within the network in previous years.

Pivotal issues discussed include the Domino Effect Theory, which highlights ripple effects of one unsafe action by one worker, Right of Way Issues for buildings, categorization of electrical shocks, procedures for obtaining permits and outages while carrying out work on electrical installations among other things.

The Public Relations Officer of LECAN, South West, Mr. Waheed Bada expressed his appreciation on behalf of LECAN, saying, “we are grateful to Ikeja Electric for identifying with LECAN as the only association authorised by the government to carry out electrical works. We hope that this partnership endures and leads to safer experiences for our mutual customers”. Mr Bada, warned against the use of unqualified electricians by the general public noting that avoidable accidents had occurred in the past due to the engagement of “quacks” to handle electrical installations.

Ikeja Electric Refutes Power Blackout Report By Premium Times

…says maintenance work is only on Maryland Injection Substation

Lagos, Nigeria: November 1, 2017: Contrary to ongoing uninformed reports by Premium Times and some other online media, that Lagos will experience power blackout for one week, Ikeja Electric has maintained that rehabilitation of Maryland Injection Substation will only partially affect power supply to Mende, Anthony, Maryland, Ikeja GRA, part of Ojota, Ketu and Ikosi. (more…)

Ikeja Electric To Commence Complete Rehabilitation Of Maryland Injection Substation

Lagos, Nigeria: November 1, 2017: As part of her strategic effort to improve power supply to customers across its network, Ikeja Electric will be carrying out a complete rehabilitation of Maryland Injection Substation which will involve the replacement of obsolete Switch Gear Panels at the Switch room, between 3rd and 10th November, 2017.

The Company’s Head of Corporate Communications, Felix Ofulue said that the rehabilitation exercise will affect power supply to Mende, Anthony, Maryland, Ikeja GRA, Shonibare Estate and part of Ojota, Ketu, Ikosi, Demurin and environs. Power supply will be restored immediately after the completion of the exercise. (more…)

Ikeja Electric Unveils Anniversary Rewards For Loyal Customers

In commemoration of its 4th year anniversary, Nigeria’s largest electricity distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc (IE), has unveiled a raffle draw tagged Energy4life, which is aimed at rewarding loyal customers in its network.

The reward exercise, which begins on November 1st, will run till November 30th and is open to all residential customers. To qualify, customers will need to pay their bills and take the evidence of payment to any of Ikeja Electric Business Offices or Undertakings, following which they will receive a raffle ticket. (more…)

Ikeja Electric Commences Customer Data Capture Exercise

…Customers to get real-time alerts on completion of exercise.

Lagos Nigeria; October 26, 2017: Ikeja Electric Plc , Nigeria’s largest electricity distribution company, has commenced a data capture exercise of customers across its network.

The exercise, which entails capturing the phone numbers, contact details and e-mails of customers within her network seeks to ensure that customers begin to receive records/data of their energy consumption and monthly bills on a real-time basis, via e-mail/sms immediately the data is processed and generated. (more…)

Speech Delivered At Official MoU Signing Between Ikeja Electric And Mojec International Ltd

Distinguished Guests,

Members of the Press

Ladies and Gentlemen,

On behalf of the Chief Executive Officer and Ag. Managing Director, Mr. Anthony Youdeowei, I am pleased to welcome you all to the official signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between Mojec International Ltd and Ikeja Electric Plc for the supply of Distribution Transformer (DT) Meters. (more…)

Crowds Throng Ikeja Electric’s Medical Outreach

It was a beehive of activity as scores of residents thronged Oshodi Business Unit and Egbeda Undertaking of Ikeja Electric-Nigeria’s largest power distribution company. The residents who came to participate in the free medical outreach organized by Ikeja Electric in partnership with XT Monitor and US Medical Mission Group, responded to the call to come for free treatment of diabetes, hypertension and other non-communicable diseases. (more…)